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UGS 303 - DD Social Issues and Children's Lit - Davila


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Let's imagine we're considering the novel Clean by Amy Reed for our book list. Our sample topic is substance abuse. 

Click on the search results below. We'll talk more about how to search for items later, but for now, we'll all look at this list of sources together.,contains,clean,AND&query=any,contains,Amy%20Reed,AND&tab=Everything&search_scope=MyInst_and_CI&vid=01UTAU_INST:SEARCH&mode=advanced&offset=0

Read 3 reviews of Clean, the one from School Library Journal, which we will all open together, and then you may choose two others from this list of results, options include: Bulletin for the Center for Children's BooksThe Horn Book GuideVoice of Youth Advocates, Kirkus Reviews, Booklist, What do Children and Young Adults Read Next.

Once you have read your reviews, add thoughts about the book, Clean to this jamboard:     

Then find out a little bit more about one of the review publications we used (for example, you could think about what audience they serve, the types of books they review, etc) and add your thoughts here:


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